Quinta do Javali is a small wine property with 18ha dedicated to vines. It sits on the left bank of the Douro river, in the parish of Nagozelo do Douro, a place with vineyard tradition since the beginning of the production of Port wine for export, in the late 17th, early 18th centuries.
QUINTA DO JAVALI CLOS RED CAPSULE | RED | 2017 | DOC DOURO
Wine created from the Biodynamic Viticulture Concept.
Tinta Roriz, Touriga Franca and Tinta Barroca
Light ruby colour, similar to red coloration.
Fruity expression. The aromatic notes of ripe red fruits, such as strawberries, blackberries and red plums.
12 months in used oak barrels.
The red capsule is responsible for a slightly longer maturation, causing the sensorial perception of more matured red fruits, very well balanced
BBQ Chicken, Fatty Fishes, Mature Cheeses, Spicy Foods, Cold Cuts, Chorizo, Smoked Hams.
The year of 2017
A very hot and dry growing season led to an early harvest, but for wineries with old-vine vineyards that picked at the right time, the vintage yielded powerful and generous wines.